ITMO University in Saint Petersburg
ITMO University (University of Information Technologies, Mechanics and Optics) is the first Russian non-classic university, which provides training and research in advanced science, engineering, IT, technology and innovations. Founded in 1900, ITMO has grown to a university with over 13,000 students and 2,900 students from all over the world.
ITMO University is Russia's top higher education institution and one of the top universities in the world. With over 120 years of experience propelling it forward, ITMO is a trailblazer in all things IT, quantum science and photonics. But we don’t stop there; we fuse our expertise in the technical sciences with social science to explore interdisciplinary fields such as science art and digital humanities.
ITMO comprises six integrated schools: Computer Technologies and Control, Physics and Engineering, Translational Information Technologies, School of Biotechnology and Cryogenic Systems, Faculty of Technological Management and Innovations and Institute of International Development and Partnership.
ITMO’s main campus is located in the heart of magnificent Saint Petersburg. Russian cultural capital, St. Petersburg, blends history, glamour and vibrant art culture.
IT's MOre than a University!
ITMO University has more than ten dorm options on offer, and it is our priority to provide international students with housing. All of our dorms are located in close proximity to St. Petersburg metro stations, so getting to university won’t be a problem. Welcome to your new home! Good company is guaranteed.